Issues Archive»FundsTech Summer 2021

Nicholas_PrattInnovation is the central theme of the latest FundsTech issue. Frankly, it is the central theme of every issue because when we launched FundsTech back in 2018, the intention was to provide a forum for new ideas, future operating models, and to shine a light on new technologies.

Data_managementSteelEye chief executive Matt Smith finds that firms’ increasing use of third parties to store and manage data is creating tricky issues over data ownership.

CheetahFundsTech talks to Janusz Lorenc, CEO of Metrosoft, about asset managers’ approach to compliance risk and the case for agile software development.

River_deltaUK regulators have issued their long-awaited rules on operational resilience. Nicholas Pratt examines the implications for asset managers and their partners.

RipplesCryptocurrencies continue to multiply and divide attention. Fiona Nicolson goes beyond bitcoin to cast a light on four other currencies.

FundsTech_roundtable_Summer_2021Our panel of experts discusses the state of innovation in the industry and whether technology and the pandemic have created a once-in-a-generation opportunity to change. Chaired by Nicholas Pratt.

Asian_undergroundNicholas Pratt examines how China’s biggest funds attract so many subscriptions and asks if European funds can replicate their success.

Abstract_cloudA Funds Europe report, conducted in partnership with Temenos, considered the future of investment operations and found that asset managers will look increasingly to third parties.

Most read features

Talking heads: The reinvention of the funds industry

One year on from a global move to home working, FundsTech asked the industry’s leading figures what 2020 meant for them and their hopes for the year ahead.

Roundtable: From fundtechs to fund managers

Our experts discuss Covid-19, innovation labs, institutional attitudes and what makes a successful start-up. Chaired by Nicholas Pratt.

Cryptocurrency funds: Bit by bit

As the price of bitcoin continues to rise, some fund managers are becoming more involved while others continue to shun the cryptocurrency. Nicholas Pratt explores both sides of the argument.

Roundtable: New age thinking

Our panel of experts discusses the state of innovation in the industry and whether technology and the pandemic have created a once-in-a-generation opportunity to change. Chaired by Nicholas Pratt.

Outsourcing: The art of the outsourced deal

As outsourcing moves increasingly towards the front office, Nicholas Pratt looks at the various options for outsourced dealing services.

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CheetahFundsTech talks to Janusz Lorenc, CEO of Metrosoft, about asset managers’ approach to compliance risk and the case for agile software development.

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On_targetFundTech talks to Amundi Services’ Romain Sauvage and Gianluca Minieri about an increased demand for outsourced dealing among fund managers, driven by...

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AMUNDI ALTO 2Funds Europe talks to Amundi Services about the extension of its ALTO* offering for discretionary portfolio management and advisory.